We are pleased to announce that effective beginning February 2017, Sure-Lok wheelchair securements will be updated to include PLI fittings. The Positive Lock Indicator (PLI) is a patented feature that gives the operator a clear visual indication that the fitting is locked into the anchorage. This will be a running change with no lapse in inventory. [...]
Effective immediately, OMNI L-Track will now be shipping from both our Florida & Pennsylvania locations. Most non-standard OMNI L-Track will ship from our Florida facility, while standard OMNI L-Track will continue to ship from the Sure-Lok location in Pennsylvania. Nothing will change in the way you order your track. This is an internal, logistical change [...]
Sure-Lok International has introduced the Titan800, a new wheelchair securement retractor in the existing Titan product line. The retractor is designed to meet the latest WC18 industry regulations, which take effect in December 2015. Read the full article here.
WC18 at a Glance With safety as the number one priority in wheelchair transportation, the Rehabilitation Engineering Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA) updated the WC18 standards for wheelchair tie-down and occupant restraint systems (WTORS) which will take effect in December 2015. Currently, WC18 requires that WTORS withstand a sled impact test using a [...]
The Titan800 Retractor System Makes Fast and Easy Wheelchair Passenger Securement Automatic Bethlehem, Pa., February 20, 2015 – Sure-Lok International, LLC. has introduced the Titan800, a new retractor to the existing TITAN product line. The Titan800 retractor system is designed to meet the latest WC18 industry regulations, which take effect December 2015. “To fully secure [...]
Jean-Marc Girardin, founder/executive chairman at Q’Straint, talks about how the company’s key innovations shaped the industry and how important family is to the business. For 30 years, Q’Straint has remained focused on one vision: to develop the world’s most effective wheelchair passenger safety solutions for public and private transportation. Today, Q’Straint is a global company [...]
Sure‐Lok has a new and improved look for its Occupant Restraint Belts. The updated style is more ergonomic without changing any of the functionality you expect from Sure‐Lok products. We estimate you could begin receiving the updated Occupant Restraints beginning in April 2014. We have detailed all the changes below so you know exactly what [...]
HAROLD SMITH is this years winner of the Q'Straint & Sure-Lok Sponsored MICHIGAN SMALL BUS ROADEO. He has competed in three Regional Roadeos, placing 2nd and 3rd; three State Roadeos, also placing 2nd and 3rd and taking Rookie of the year in 2012. Harold is also proud to be part of the reigning team Champions [...]